Mustard comes in a variety of species which hybridize, so there are a lot of different kinds of the plant out there. One of the most common along the coast is Brassica nigra, or black mustard, which grows quite tall and is the stuff you probably see the most of as you (locals) drive up the Gaviota Coast.
Each year scores of students shut the books, shed their clothes, and blow off some steam for spring break. Florida may have hot weather, gorgeous beaches and palm trees but it doesn’t have the lock on spring break partydom. From the lake to the beach to the desert there are plenty of locales that offer just the right combination of … Read More
A wooden sled sheathed with a metal bottom is the vehicle of choice. At the back end on the bottom, a one-use sheet of plastic is attached, and by leaning back and pulling on the rope attached to the front of the sled, you can reduce your contact point to nothing but this slick surface, achieving speeds of 50 to 60 mph!